Cardiff Business School News


Bite-size research at engagement event

Thursday 20 October 2016

The 12th Public Uni event was held at the Chapter Arts Centre on Friday 14 October 2016.

The Public Uni series has built up a faithful non-academic audience and more than 70 people attended the most recent occasion to engage with Cardiff University researchers.

Embedding innovation and entrepreneurship in Wales

Friday 14 October 2016

Cardiff Business School hosts Welsh Government workshop for Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Regional Entrepreneurship Acceleration Programme (REAP).

School launches new research centre with Panalpina

Thursday 13 October 2016

Cardiff Business School and Panalpina - one of the world’s leading providers of supply chain solutions - have strengthened their partnership with the launch of a new Logistics Manufacturing Research Centre.

The Centre, based at Cardiff Business School, has been partially funded by Panalpina.

Funding renewal for long-standing partnership

Wednesday 12 October 2016

The Hodge Foundation has confirmed that it will renew its support for Cardiff Business School’s Julian Hodge Institute of Applied Macroeconomics, pledging £100,000 to fund the work of the research institute for another year.

Travel boss kicks of Entrepreneurship seminar series

Friday 7 October 2016

Cardiff Business School’s 2016/17 Entrepreneurship Seminar Series will get underway next week, giving students and staff from across the University the opportunity to hear from local and national entrepreneurs.

The Entrepreneurship Seminar Series was established in 2015 by academics from the Business School’s Marketing & strategy section.

Influencing social and political change at book launch

Friday 7 October 2016

Cardiff Business School hosted a book launch for Duncan Green, Senior Strategic Adviser at Oxfam GB, on Monday 3 October 2016.

The launch was held at the Postgraduate Teaching Centre and hosted by the Responsible Innovation Network (RIN).

New Placement Awards created

Friday 7 October 2016

Cardiff Business School is pleased to announce the creation of two new Placement Awards which recognise the professional successes of undergraduate students on placement.

Deloitte placement up for grabs

Friday 7 October 2016

Cardiff Business School and Deloitte Consulting Switzerland are offering undergraduate students the opportunity to secure a one year placement in Zurich for 2017.

This is the second year that the School has partnered with Deloitte. Four students were selected through the 2016 application process and flew to Switzerland in August to begin their placement.

Put planet first, says founder of JoJo Maman Bébé

Monday 3 October 2016

Innovators can put the planet before profit, says the owner of leading mother-and-baby retailer JoJo Maman Bébé.

Laura Tenison MBE believes turning ideas into new products goes hand in glove with running an ethical business.

The founder of the Newport-based company will deliver Cardiff University’s inaugural ‘Home of Innovation’ lecture next month (17 November).

School scales the heights breaking in to World top 100

Thursday 29 September 2016

Cardiff Business School has ranked among the world’s top 100 universities for Business and Economics in the 2016-2017 Times Higher Education (THE) World University rankings by subject.

Success at major management conference

Wednesday 28 September 2016

Cardiff Business School’s teaching and research has been recognised at the 2016 British Academy of Management Annual Conference (BAM).

The conference, which was held in Newcastle between September 6 and 8 2016, highlighted the work of Dr Sarah Hurlow and Dr Joe O’Mahoney.

Event showcases effective collaboration

Wednesday 28 September 2016

Cardiff Business School hosted the 2nd Annual Showcasing Effective Collaboration in Public Procurement event on Wednesday 14 September 2016.

Leadership & Law: School creates bespoke programme for Hugh James

Friday 16 September 2016

Cardiff Business School’s Executive Education team has designed a bespoke leadership programme for Hugh James, the top 100 UK law firm.

This exciting new programme has been created by Director of Executive Education, Ms Sarah Lethbridge, in collaboration with Pip Thomas, Internal Training Manager at Hugh James.

Welsh Government faces difficult budgetary trade-offs

Wednesday 14 September 2016

The Welsh Government’s budget could be cut by 3.2% in real terms over the next three years, with cuts largest in 2018-19 and 2019–20, according to a new report commissioned by the Wales Public Services 2025 Programme.

Nurturing talent and increasing employability

Tuesday 13 September 2016

Cardiff Business School’s Executive Education Breakfast Briefing series recently welcomed careers and placements personnel for a talk on preparing work-ready graduates.